Fighting the Impacts of Climate Change on Water Infrastructure

Water distribution systems are imperative for everyday needs, but what happens if the water that travels through these systems is affected by an uncontrollable force? According to The United Nations, “Water and climate change are inextricably linked.” So, how can…

How Digital Design Facilitates the Construction of Effective Water Distribution Systems

Water distribution systems are essential for providing clean water for drinking, cooking, bathing, and many other purposes. These distribution systems transport water from a source to where it can be treated, before being distributed to a storage container for further…

The Impact of Recent Legislation on American Manufacturing

This article is part of a longer piece originally published on the KETIV blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. Amidst the challenges posed by global competition and the need to address climate change, the United States…

Reskilling the Federal Workforce for Today’s Advanced AEC Technologies

In our last article on the GovDesignHub, we sat down with Michael Echave, the Structural Services Manager at ATG, to discuss the massive changes and digital transformation that has swept across the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry. Ultimately, the…

The Workflow and Efficiency Benefits BIM Brings to the Government

The Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industry has witnessed significant digital transformation over the past two decades – much of which has been driven by the evolution of new digital design solutions. Advancements in digital design—including the evolution and movement…

AEC Best Practices: Five Strategies to Combat Industry Disruption

This article was originally featured on the IMAGINiT ELEVATE Executive Blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. AEC leaders encounter industry disruption daily from sources like human resources, technology, and various external factors that are out of…

Three Important Benefits of GIS Solutions

This article was originally featured on the U.S. CAD Blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) solutions are becoming increasingly important in civil engineering, an industry where precision and efficiency are crucial. Esri and…

Three Benefits of Prefabrication, Optimized Planning, and Distributed Data

This article was originally published on the IMAGINiT Building Solutions Blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. The construction industry is no stranger to labor shortages, a persistent constraint that impacts a project’s cost, quality, and schedule.…

Digital Transformation Essential for Revitalizing America’s Failing Transportation Infrastructure

Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) releases a report card on the country’s critical infrastructure. This report highlights the current state of the roads, bridges, power grids, drinking water, and other necessary infrastructure systems that are…

5 Important Things to Know About Civil 3D 2024

This Spring saw the release of Civil 3D 2024, which introduced some great updates and enhancements. Combined with the release of Civil 3D 2023.2, there have been some great updates made to major functionality such as Pressure Pipes, Corridors, Project…